DOUGLAS HEDWIG

COMPOSER 
CONDUCTOR - MUSIC JOURNALIST - TRUMPETER 

Upcoming & Recent Performances of Compositions

May 23, 2020 - Four Third Streams for wind quintet.  N.E.O. Sound Ensemble, Akron Public Library, Akron, Ohio.


April 26, 2020 - Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta.  Concerto Chamber Orchestra, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA.


April 6, 2020 - New Worlds for trumpet, soprano and piano; World Premiere.  Colorado State University. 


February 17-18, 2020 - The Music of Douglas Hedwig festival/residency at the University of Louisiana at Monroe.  Two full concerts of compositions by Douglas Hedwig, featuring faculty and students; plus lectures and masterclasses.

Band & Wind Ensemble music performed: Promenade for a Great CityTone Poem on TapsFanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta for BandHodie Canamus for Wind Ensemble

Chamber music performed: Its Soul of Music ShedRowing in EdenFour Third StreamsWe Can Find No ScarA Certain Slant of Light.


February 13, 2020 - Rowing in Eden and We Can Find No Scar. Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN.  Jourdan Laine Howell, soprano.


February 11, 2020 - Rowing in Eden and We Can Find No Scar. Rowing in Chattanooga State University.  Jourdan Laine Howell, soprano and Alan Nichols, piano.


February 11, 2020 - Live radio interview,  with worldwide streaming, at WSMC 90.5 FM, Chattanooga, TN.  Discussion of Douglas Hedwig's musical compositions and career,  including broadcast of selected recorded examples of musical works.


November 15, 2019 - Four Third Streams for wind quintet. European Premiere. 22nd London New Wind Festival, London, England.


November 11, 2019 - Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta.  Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra; Kayoko Dan, conductor. Memorial Auditorium, Chattanooga, TN.


October 15, 2019 - Rowing in Eden, song-cycle based on poetry by Emily Dickinson; World Premiere.  University of Texas at San Antonio, Jourdan Laine Howell, soprano and Tracy Cowden, piano.


August 14, 2019 - Naval Militia March for band and Brooklyn Fanfare for trumpet ensemble.  Banda Citta Del Palio, Siena, Italy.


July 9, 2019 – Progression to… for violin, viola & piano. World Premiere. New Music Festival, “Musicaphoria,” Jakarta, Indonesia.

June 23, 2019 – Balkan Dance for string quintet. Bay View Music Festival

Bay View, Michigan


June 7, 2019 - Shadow Reflections for solo piano. World Premiere.

New Music on the Bayou Festival, University of Louisiana


May 25, 2019 - Four Third Streams (for wind quintet) Chattanooga Symphony Wind Quintet, Princess Theater, South Pittsburg, TN


April 15, 2019 - We Can Find No Scar, for soprano voice & piano.

INTEGERS New Music Series, Hastings, NE


April 12, 2019 - TransSonic Awakenings in D, fixed-media, electronic

SoundsNEW Electronic Music Festival, University of North Georgina


March 16, 2019 – Its Soul of Music Shed, for Solo Flugelhorn & Narrator.

MotoContrario Contemporary Ensemble, Trento, Italy. Italian Premiere.


March 1, 2019 – Ontogeny for violin, clarinet and piano. University of Central Florida, Orlando.

World Premiere.


February 1–9, 2019 – Hodie Canamus (for chorus, orchestra and multiple trumpet ensembles).

Palazzo Michiel, Venice, Italy. Sponsored by Moving Lab & European Cultural Centre.


January 27, 2019 – Four Third Streams. Chattanooga Symphony Wind Quintet.

Chattanooga, TN. World Premiere.


November 16, 2018 - Its Soul of Music Shed, for Solo Horn in F and narrator.

21st London Wind Festival. Regent Hall, London, England. European Premiere.


September 27, 2018 – Fanfare Alegre: Dia de la Fiesta. Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra; Kayoko Dan, conductor. Tivoli Theater, Chattanooga, TN. World Premiere.


June 24, 2018 - Hodie Canamus. Orvieto Musica Chamber Orchestra, Chorus and Trumpet Ensembles; Nyela Basney, conductor. Orvieto, Italy. World Premiere.


June 19, 2018 – Movable Borders. North/South Chamber Orchestra; Max Lifchitz, conductor. Christ and St. Stephen’s Church, New York City.


June 1, 2018 - A Certain Slant of Light.  New Music of the Bayou Festival; Stephen Pederson, conductor.  Grace Episcopal Church, Monroe, LA.


May 27, 2018 - Hymn and Dance (2nd & 3rd movements from Movable Borders) Orchestra d'archi NED Ensemble (NED Ensemble String Orchestra); Andrea Mannucci, conductor.  L’auditorio Celesti (Celestial Auditorium), Desenzano del Garda, Italy.


April 25, 2018 - Its Soul of Music Shed.  Louie Eckhardt, flugelhorn & narrator.  Jackson Dinsdale Art Center, Hastings College, Hastings, NE.


April 12, 2018 - We Can Find No Scar.  Frontwave 2018 New Music Festival.  Jourdan Laine Howell, soprano. Joshua Lubben, piano.  Palm Beach Atlantic University, West Palm Beach, FL.


April 5, 2018 - A Certain Slant of Light.  Society of Composers, Inc. Region VI Conference.  Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.


February 24, 2018 - Movable Borders.  2018 Southeastern Composer's League Forum. Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, LA.